28.05.15

Sterling slips against dollar after Queen’s speech.

• Pound touches low of 1.5301 against greenback
• Euro rebounds on optimism of a Greek debt deal
• Dollar hits 12-year high against yen
• Rand steady despite dollar rally

Categories: Market Commentary.

27.05.15

Time is running out for Greece!?

• EUR/USD falls to lowest level in May amid “Grexit” fears
• Pound falls to two-week lows versus stronger greenback
• Yellen’s Dollar rally gives relief to peers from Tokyo to Sydney
• Kiwi dollar rises against dollar amid profit taking

Categories: Market Commentary.

26.05.15

Sterling Surges Against Euro

• Sterling hits 1.41 against euro.
• Euro falls against dollar
• Dollar broadly higher against peers.
• Oil holds steady.

Categories: commodities.

22.05.15

Sterling Hits Two Month Highs Against Euro

• Retail Sales Bolster sterling
• Euro gains ground against dollar
• Dollar slips on more poor data
• Oil takes a slip.

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21.05.15

Fed Unlikely to Raise Rates in June

Sterling breaks 1.40 handle vs euro and stems losses vs dollar
Euro jitters around Greek bailout send currency sliding
Dollar mixed as Fed looks to later in year for rate hike
Gold steady above $1,200 as June rate hike prospects dim

Categories: Market Commentary.

20.05.15

Dollar’s Back, but for how long?

• Sterling falls to session lows as UK inflation turns negative
• Euro falls to 2-week lows as Coeure shows more bond buying
• Dollar gains versus majors as treasuries climb before Fed Minutes
• Kiwi drops to 1-week lows vs stronger USD; Emerging market stocks dip

Categories: Market Commentary.

19.05.15

Sterling falls against dollar as post election shine wears off.

• Investors focus on EU membership, spending cuts
• Euro slips amid concern over Greece
• Dollar flat against yen ahead of US, euro-zone data
• Kiwi gains on higher inflation expectations, dairy auction looms

Categories: Market Commentary.

18.05.15

Dollar On Defensive.

• Pound continues post-election rally.
• Euro gains ground
• Reality sets in for dollar bulls.
• Oil rises on Middle East violence.

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15.05.15

Sterling Gains Against Lacklustre Dollar.

• Pound hits five month highs
• Eurozone growth bolsters single currency
• Dollar struggles
• Oil set to end week slightly higher on weaker dollar.

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14.05.15

Dollar Takes A Plunge.

• Pound near five month highs
• Eurozone shows signs of life
• Dollar falls on weak retail data
• Gold futures jump 2%

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